Nègre, Charles

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Negre, Charles Gender: M
born on 9 May 1820 at 21:00 (= 9:00 PM )
Place Frasne, France, 46n51, 6e10
Timezone LMT m6e10 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 19°04' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 15°59 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 08°59'


French inventor, painter, and photographer, the first to experimentally produce halftone pictures in zincography. He also invented decorations for and on metal.

Negre died in Cannes, France January 16, 1880.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Gauquelin Vol 4/815


  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Painter)
  • Vocation : Art : Photography (First to do halftone pictures)